Start with the Ending

Start with the Ending

Happy New Year! I’ve been enjoying the holiday season this last month, including some time with extended family. A few days ago I was having a conversation with my mother-in-law about end-of-life decisions. She is 78 and so it is appropriate to be thinking about, and...
The Advent of Love: A Living Gift

The Advent of Love: A Living Gift

Merry Christmas to you! We know that some of you enjoyed Christmas with family and friends, creating new memories and deepening relationships. And we acknowledge that, for some of you, Christmas is a more painful time. Loss of loved ones, distressed relationships and...
Advent: Peace in the Midst

Advent: Peace in the Midst

Note: The application window for An Unhurried Collective is still open. We already have a vibrant group of leaders and influencers. And we would love you to join us too!  Watch this very brief video as our friend, Nathan LaGrange, shares why he and his wife, Tricia,...
The Formidable Work of Presence

The Formidable Work of Presence

As we prepare for the season of Advent, we’ll hear the word Emmanuel quite often. God with us. So I thought it might be good to look together at the formidable work of presence. Presence isn’t simply for our own sake. It’s not merely for a sense of stillness or inner...
Your Tears Will Teach You

Your Tears Will Teach You

A friend recently told me about a new show called The Good Doctor. It’s about a resident at a hospital who has autism and how he functions with his community. At one point the autistic young man is asked to defend why he wants to become a doctor. Without spoiling it...